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Worried about housing shortages and soaring prices? Your community’s zoning laws could be part of the problem

By Jessica Trounstine, Professor of Political Science, Vanderbilt University
Local governments often try to combat housing costs and create affordable housing by passing legislation that changes current zoning and land-use regulations. But the changes are not without controversy. SciLine interviewed Jessica Trounstine, the centennial chair and professor of political science at Vanderbilt University, who discussed why rising housing prices and shortages…The Conversation

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